Today’s Headlines

  • Parks & Wildlife Comm Might Approve Sacrificing 10 Acres of Park to Grand Porkway Today
  • Austin Mobility Talks Survey: 18% Prioritize New Roads, 34% Transit, 19% Reduce Cars (ATX Urbanists)
  • DART / TRE to Double Train Trips, Add Nights, Weekends, While Reducing Budget (Morning News)
  • Historic San Antonio Streetcar Lines Now Available on Google Maps
  • City of San Antonio Budget Process Asks Citizens to Fill Out Survey, Tinker With Proposed Budget
  • Budget Amendment Will Allow Council Member Choice on Metro Mobility Funds (Houston Chron)
  • Houston Planning & Development Doubles System Level Transportation Planning Budget, Prioritizes Proposed Bike Plan more than Complete Streets & Transportation Plan
  • Houston PWE Goals Are to Monitor Intersection LOS, Minimize Congestion and Delays on Arterials, Reduce Traffic Bottlenecks — Do Not Include the Words “Safety, Transit, Bike, Walk”
  • ReBuild Houston Performance Measures Do Not Include: Mode Share, Safety, VMT, Crashes, Access, Equity, ADA, Transit, Walk, Bike, Health
  • City of Houston Manages About 2.4M Parking Meter Transactions Annually; Washington Ave Parking Benefit District Has $100K for Bike Racks, Bcycle Stations, and Bus Shelters

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